Whenever Timothy Maurice pops in, you’re bound to be bowled over by new ideas and different ways of thinking about things. In this conversation, he breaks down our relationship with social media, and the psychology behind it. What fuels our addiction to social media? Why do we follow the people we do? And why are young, single women more addicted to social media more than any other group? Timothy breaks this down, as well as moving onto another fascinating talking point: Undermining the value of “sameness”.
Father Pat Robinson is back, and of course sprouting all kinds of bullshit, but this time of a political nature. The Red October stories are gaining in number, and this is not good news for Crooked Hillary and other democrats if conspiracy theories are to be believed. Netflix to get very interactive with the endings of their shows, petrol price stuff and the latest from Robyn Sher in the Lifestyle Home Garden feature. Finally a taste of Cape Town, and the politics of surfing bru.
Are you staying ‘present’ enough in life? Though this could just be a small consideration, it could also be a matter of life and death. Donald Trump continues to show his disdain for the press, and a mom and dad decide to change roles gender-wise. Then it’s into the latest in news and sport stories, plus Siya’s positivity feature for the day.
Women have a special message for everyone, the information developing around the horrifying Dros rape case, evidence of a new dinosaur having lived in South Africa, and some more feedback from the ‘high’ show. Lifelong memories and the peak end principle, Mickey Mouse to turn 90 this year, the darkness of current day internet, and Rich Mulholland’s Reality Check.
The team reassemble after a disastrous Experiential Friday on marijuana, and try patch together how it all went wrong. Leigh-Ann adds some sanity to start the week, and Gareth talks about his weekend showjumping experience – with a fascinating conversation about mules ensuing. News, sport and Siya’s positivity feature from there.
The show continues as the ‘weed experience’ really sets in. Who will be the last person standing? Then Kanthan Pillay calls in for The Burning Platform, and George Mienie pops in for a ‘green-related’ motoring update.
It’s Experiential Friday, and this week the team is talking ‘seeds’. The studio quickly fills with smoke and all manner of things happen with the Worst Guys also dropping in to join the fun. News, sport and Siya’s positivity kick for the day have never sounded so… weird!
What pieces of technology make your life simpler or better? Thinking of this makes you realise how far we have come as a society, and how so much more is possible as a result. The Magnum P.I. reboot, Adam Sandler’s movies being too aggressive, and Ben and Gareth arguing.
Gareth got very little sleep last night, but he is happy about that as he did some sexy filing of paper and sorting of things. Nolo went drinking with Amanda and it went predictably weirdly… plus people and their whatsapp profile pics, and moving to the smart home era.
Getting into the mind of one of the most intriguing entrepreneurs around, Gareth talks business, plus his life and times with Michael Jordaan. Learn from the former First National Bank CEO and current venture capitalist as he delivers key lessons on starting where you are, dealing with the challenges of a start-up and what has led to some of the biggest decisions of his career – including Rain and Bank Zero. How does one make true change in the environment around them? Listen in to hear what Michael has to say about that too, and so much more.